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English PhD Students Deliver Papers at MLA 2021

January 22, 2021

Four UMass PhD students, Caroline Heafey, Maria Ishikawa, Saumya Lal, and John Yargo, presented at the Modern Language Association conference. Originally slated to take place in Toronto, the entire...

Juniper Initiative for Arts and Action Receives $8,300 Grant from the Mass Cultural Council

January 19, 2021

The Juniper Initiative for Arts and Action is pleased to announce receipt of an $8,300 grant from the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency, through its Cultural Investment Portfolio Program. The...

Ocean Vuong's Novel To Be Made Into Movie

January 08, 2021

Ocean Vuong's best-selling debut novel, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, will be adapted for film by A24, the company behind films like Uncut Gems, Midsommar, Lady Bird and Moonlight­. The news was...

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Parawat Changthong '20

"Now I’m an English major, which I think is what I always wanted to do because I’ve always really liked reading and writing and everything about it."

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